Operating Department Practitioner ODP
Golden Egg Recruitment Group Limited
Our client based in Manchester is looking for an experienced Operating Department Practitioner ODP to join their expanding Hospital team. Working with the clinical team you will provide an excellent level of care to their patients to ensure a speedy recovery post surgery.
Free Parking, 28 days holiday inc Bank Holidays
Hours: Full time – days with flexibility to extend shifts and cover nights if patient care requires
Salary: £28,000.00 to £33,668.00 dependent on hours worked and experience
Requirements for a Operating Department Practitioner ODP
Support the Clinical Lead and Clinical team in the provision of care to their surgical patients. You will be involved in all stages of perioperative care ensuring safety and excellence of care for patients. The Operating Department Practitioner must have a valid HCPC registration.
Key responsibilities of an Operating Department Practitioner ODP
•Responsible for patient journey through surgery
•Support patients providing individualised care prior to surgery
•Provide support to patients once they enter recovery
•Be responsible for equipment, swabs and instruments during surgery
•Ensure the patient receives exceptional care whilst recovering from anaesthesia and surgery
•Use equipment to monitor patient health
•Assess the patient to ensure they are ready for discharge
The ideal candidate for a Recovery Nurse
•Must have a clinical background and a valid HCPC registration
•Must have a BSc in Operating Department Practice or equivalent
•Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role and setting
•Right to work in the UK
•Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service
•Must be able to provide 5 years of satisfactory references pertinent to the role
•Demonstrable knowledge and experience working within a surgical environment.
•Possess excellent organisational, written and verbal communication skills
•A positive person with a passion for people and care
•ASL training would be a distinct advantage
•Advanced Practitioner skills
•All mandatory certificates up to date
•Able to work alone and within a team
•Take pride in your work, exceptional attention to detail and reliability are essential.
•Flexibility is a must due to the surgical aspect of the role – you may be required to work extended shifts as patient care requires.
If you feel you would be a great fit in this role and match the criteria above, then please do get in touch today as we are keen to hear from you ASAP!
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Please note, due to the high volume of applications we receive for our roles we may close this vacancy at any time if the right candidates are found. If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks you have not been successful on this occasion however we will keep your details on file to contact you if a suitable vacancy matching your experience arises. Candidates must currently reside in the UK and have documentation that proves they are eligible to work in the UK.
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